Extreme Tool and Engineering

999 Production Dr.
Wakefield , MI 49968 US


As Seen In MoldMaking Technology

2020 Sourcing & Technology Guide: Service Providers
MoldMaking Technology’s annual Technology Review and Sourcing Guide is a comprehensive guide for researching today’s technology, equipment, products and services. Introducing a brand new section this year: Service Providers.

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Extreme Celebrates Manufacturing Day with Hundreds from the Community
Extreme Tool & Engineering used Manufacturing Day to educate its community.

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30 Under 30 Class of 2018: Moldmakers
MoldMaking Technology recognizes the industry's young talent through its inaugural 30 Under 30 Honors Program. Today's blog features those among them who are moldmakers.


Moldmaking on Full Display at NPE2018
Collaboration is the name of the game, as more than 60 North American mold builders showcased their capabilities in shared demonstrations across the show floor.


Past LLA Winners Celebrate 15 Years of Moldmaking Excellence
Winning MoldMaking Technology’s Leadtime Leader Award helped these shops realize their strengths and recognize their weaknesses.

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This Just In ... Three Leadtime Leaders Form a Joint Venture
Mold Craft, Westminster Tool and Extreme Tool and Engineering formed a joint venture to maximize resources and offer the plastics industry a one-stop solution for engineering, moldmaking and production.

Vice President of Sales and Marketing Paul Nickerson

Extreme Tool and Engineering Appoints New Vice President of Sales and Marketing
Extreme Tool and Engineering has appointed Paul Nickerson as its new vice president of Sales and Marketing.

Leadtime Leader Q&A: Mold Material Matters
MoldMaking Technology's Leadtime Leaders share their views on mold material.

Apprentice learning to polish an injection mold.

2017: Gone but Not Forgotten
I wish to thank everyone I’ve worked with to write features that have appeared each month in MMT. Plus, a look at a series of features about one of my favorite topics: Workforce development.

Moldmakers Choose Different Pathways to Workforce Development
Mold manufacturing companies share their strategies, the challenges they face and their commitment to training the next generation of makers.

Alliance Laser Sales team with donation check for iWarriors 2017

Fun Friday: The Moldmaking Community Shows Patriotism, Heart and More
On September 15, 2017 our team at Alliance Specialties and Laser Sales partnered with our friends Tim and Kim Bartz from iWarriors and Mold Craft to host the inaugural Alliance iWarriors Charity Golf Outing.

"Extreme" Excitement at AMBA Convention

"Extreme" Excitement at AMBA Convention
With a theme of “Trigger Your Brilliance,” last month’s AMBA Annual Conference put the spotlight on ways mold building executives can improve their businesses, but the true highlight was this year's Mold Builder of the Year recipient.

Bringing Plastics to Life, Capabilities and Automation

Bringing Plastics to Life, Capabilities and Automation
This mold manufacturer invested in nontraditional video to market its story. Unlike common interview-style company videos, these videos showcase the shop in a real-world format while also highlighting how its employees are the essential ingredient to success.

Snowmobiling for a Good Cause

Snowmobiling for a Good Cause
Not only did the snow bring together some of the mold building community for a little snowmobiling, it also helped raise money for a good cause. Proceeds from this inaugural I-Sledders 2015 Charity Snowmobile Ride on February 20-22 benefit iWarriors, which provides technology and assistance for wounded service members to help with rehabilitation and recovery from physical injuries, post traumatic stress and traumatic brain injuries.

A From the Trenches Reshoring Perspective

A From the Trenches Reshoring Perspective
My perspective on reshoring is a unique one filled with do’s and don’ts lessons from the trenches. I have owned businesses on both sides of the ocean, which has given me an opportunity to see the effects of reshoring from both sides.

Working on the Workforce

Working on the Workforce
Editorial Advisory Board (EAB) Insight

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Add Value to Your Mold Designs
Mold simulation tools will help you understand mold filling behavior and minimize lead times in the engineering process.

Extreme MoldMaking Technology

Extreme MoldMaking Technology
MoldMaking Technology magazine and Extreme Tool & Engineering both were established in 1998. You could say we've grown together in this industry, and today I'm excited to share Extreme's well-deserved time in the spotlight.

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Consumer Products:Demands for Thinner Walls/Lightweight Designs Challenging Moldmakers
Recently MoldMaking Technology magazine reached out to its Editorial Advisory Board to examine current trends in the consumer products market and how moldmakers are addressing the challenges.

Honoring Industry
Innovation. Efficiency. Quality. Commitment.—2011 Leadtime Leaders announced, Advisory Board members introduced and industry leader paid tribute.

Tim Atwood

2011-2012 Editorial Advisory Board: Introductions and Insights
With this year’s annual show issue, we welcome MoldMaking Technology’s new editorial advisory board for 2011-2012.

Product Categories of Extreme Tool and Engineering

EDM Services
Engraving Services
Finishing Services
Heat Treating Services
Injection Molds
Inspection/Measurement Services
Machining Services
Mold Cleaning Services
Mold Maintenance & Repair Services
Polishing Services
Retrofitting Services
Sampling/Mold Tryout Services
Welding Services